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Trickster-Heroes in 'Buffy' and 'Sir Gawain and the Green Knight'
7 Sep 2011 // 5:00 PM
While Spike represents a moral alternative to Buffy’s heroism, the Arthurian Green Knight's tricks -- including a gruesome beheading -- end as mere a parlor game. Spike is the superior trickster.
Give 'O' A Big Fat Zero
22 Feb 2011 // 3:59 PM
Less an addition to the rich fictional literature of American politics and more like an exercise in the cynical business of marketing and publishing.
A Woman in Berlin: Six Weeks in the Conquered City by Anonymous, translated by Philip Boehm
11 Sep 2005 // 8:00 PM
Besides documenting the relentless terror and humiliation she and other German women endured, the diary offers a unique window on the German psyche as it comes to terms with Third Reich's wholesale collapse.